Stories tagged: "early childhood education"

Phoenix-based ‘Sesame Street’ Puppeteer Takes Show on the Road

Stacey Gordon is retrofitting an ice cream truck into a mobile puppet theater—and could be driving to a street near you!

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Head Start Was Left Out of Republican Relief Bill. 21,000 Arizona Kids Rely on the Program.

More than 21,500 children participated in Arizona's Head Start programs last year, including nearly 1,000 children experiencing homelessness.

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Childcare Centers Prepare For More Kids As Arizona Parents Go Back to Work

Childcare centers are quickly reopening locations they shuttered during the pandemic to accommodate families who are heading back to work.

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Preschoolers on Parade: Phoenix Childcare Center Holds Socially Distanced Graduation

A Phoenix childcare center found a safe way to hold a graduation ceremony for its preschoolers despite the coronavirus pandemic.